Estate in Procida

The summer calls and I must go... Here is a gallery of my raw photos from my stay on the island of Procida with my mother.

Afternoons and Amalfi

Buongiorno di Italia tutti! A spell ago (as I'm just now getting to recording all of my adventures of the past ten weeks on my blog), my Mediterranean Culture and History class visited the maritime town of Amalfi, right next door to the honeymoon destination spot of Positano. Our primary objective to the visit was … Continue reading Afternoons and Amalfi

Capri by Land and Sea

Throwing it back to one of my first weekends in Southern Italy, nearly nine weeks ago, brought me on a quick day trip around Capri and Anacapri with the rest of the students at Sant'Anna. P.S. the views from the top of Monte Solaro weren't too shabby. You could see the world from up there! … Continue reading Capri by Land and Sea

Daily Life in Sorrento

"Benvenuto, you have arrived in Naples, Italy. Enjoy your stay." My twelve week adventure abroad has begun! While taking four courses over ten weeks through the Sant'Anna Institute - Sorrento Lingue in Sorrento, Italy, I am most fortunate to experience life from the immersion of staying with a host family. Each evening, they provide me … Continue reading Daily Life in Sorrento

Banff, Alberta

Welcome to Banff, Alberta. When I first crossed into the vast expanse of wildness, the Wild Rose Country of Alberta presented itself with infinite panoramic views and mountains that never fail to take your breath away.   Whether you're adventuring one of the three alpine ski resorts or hiking one of the endless trails in … Continue reading Banff, Alberta

Vintage Summer

Timeless Polaroids have taken the world by storm in twenty-eighteen from basic Instax to modernized styles to refurbished polaroid cameras from way back when. These classic and one-of-a-kind photos were the original Instagram, snapshot, and frame that documented memories in the form of an instant photo. I decided to compile the polaroids that I took … Continue reading Vintage Summer

Italian Cuisine – Cinque Terre // Riomaggiore

And she has returned to paradise... Last summer I had the opportunity to travel to Cinque Terre in the Italian Riviera, and my foodie heart ended up calling once more this year as I have yet to have a squid ink linguini that is at all comparable. This time, however, I decided to make Riomaggiore … Continue reading Italian Cuisine – Cinque Terre // Riomaggiore

A Weekend in Montreal

Read on for two of the highlighted restaurants that I explored during my overnight in Montreal this spring. Where to go: L.O.V. Restaurant Not only is this gem every foodie's dream in terms of aesthetic photos and gorgeous dishes, but it is absolutely perfect for a Sunday brunch (as Sophie and I discovered after hours … Continue reading A Weekend in Montreal